Health

 
Research Says There's a Startling Increase in Depression in U.S. Teens
Teen Depression on the Rise in the U.S.
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/16/2016 - 11:54

While teens have always been stereotyped as angsty, we have to face the fact that mental health is a serious issue at this stage.


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This USB Stick Will Perform an HIV Test in 30 MInutes
This USB Stick Can Perform an HIV Test in Only 30 MInutes
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/14/2016 - 16:23

Science has found a new, much more health-driven use for the handheld flash drive.


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6 Things to Know About Weight Loss Surgery
What Can Go Really Wrong? 6 Things You Should Know About Weight Loss Surgery
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/11/2016 - 12:25

A balanced diet and exercise are crucial for maintaining a healthy body, but for some, these things only go so far. The alternative: weight loss surgery.


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What is the ‘Mommy Makeover’ and Why Is It So Popular?
What is a ‘Mommy Makeover’ and Why Is It So Popular?
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/10/2016 - 16:23

In 2015, an estimated 1.9 million women went under the knife in the hopes of becoming a “hot mom." Though the idea of wanting the body of a 21-year-old is nothing new, the “Mommy Makeover” is.


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This Chart Shows How Well Each State Handles Mental Health Challenges
This Chart Shows How Well Each State Handles Mental Health Challenges
By Nichole Fratangelo | 11/08/2016 - 14:47

New research has been released confirming, once again, that America’s mental health issues are increasing with no sign of improvement.


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Suicide: Personal Story
How My Suicide Attempt Empowered Me as a Woman
By Bianca Mercado | 10/28/2016 - 18:40

Latinos are taught to keep it in the family.


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I Adopted The 'Eat Pretty' Lifestyle And It Changed My Life
I Adopted The 'Eat Pretty' Lifestyle, Lost 10 Pounds And Learned How To Finally Love Myself
By Jada Gomez | 10/25/2016 - 17:28

On my birthday this year, I decided that I was going to find myself. Whatever that means. But I knew that I wanted to make a real lifestyle change.


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Here's Why STD Rates Have Reached a Record High
STD Rates Are At An All-Time High — Here's Why
By Nichole Fratangelo | 10/21/2016 - 11:55

Time to pump the breaks in the bedroom!

MORE: STD Myths — Busted!


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All the Ways Birth Control Can Affect Your Mind & Body
All the Ways Birth Control Can Affect Your Mind & Body
By Nichole Fratangelo | 10/17/2016 - 15:30

The Pill: Can't live with it, can't live without it.


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5 Reasons Idalis Velazquez Will Be Your Fitness Motivation This Winter
5 Reasons Idalis Velazquez Will Be Your Fitness Motivation This Winter
By Nichole Fratangelo | 10/14/2016 - 13:23

Workout motivation during the cold winter months is hard to come by with all the temptation of resorting to the couch for endless hours of Netflix and hot chocolate.


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